Let the glitz and glamor roll; it’s Oscars week in LA! Kicking off the eagerly awaited festivities, Vogue100 and Joopiter have brought together friends from the film and fashion worlds to mark American jewelry designer Lorraine Schwartz’s exclusive exhibition “Gems journey of”.
Joopiter, the global digital-first auction house founded by Pharrell Williams, sets the bar high with this first fine jewelry collaboration with Schwartz. A curated selection of the world’s rarest gemstones and one-of-a-kind pieces commissioned by Schwartz throughout his career. From Elizabeth Taylor to Kim Kardashian, these jewels have adorned the faces and necks of the world’s most famous people over the past few decades. Clients like this cemented Schwartz’s place in fashion history.
Incredible friendships are formed through mutual appreciation of the world’s finest and most unique gemstones,” says Schwartz. “To me, A Journey Through Gems is not only A selection of the best bespoke fine jewelry available today, but also the story of our journeys and relationships told through gemstones. I am delighted to be working with Joopiter on this once-in-a-lifetime sale to educate a global audience about these gems and their provenance. “
music matriarch Tina Knowles, supermodel Heidi Klum (Heidi Klum) with her boyfriend Milan Blagojevic, stylists Marni Senofonte and Brad Goreski, actress Al Ellen Pompeo and her husband Chris Ivery were both welcomed to the western coastal outpost of Caviar Kaspia with bubble glasses. Jeff Leatham will This open-air restaurant is decked out in gorgeous blooms. For one night only, the private dining room adorned with bougainvilleas transforms into a private High Jewelry studio for guests to explore precious pieces from the archive.
and of course the signature Caspian Roasted Potatoes with Caviar are an instant crowd-pleaser, as are the smoked salmon crepes with crème fraiche. The party started. Soon everyone was joining her on the dance floor. Needless to say, Schwartz knows how to throw a great party.